The British pop star Robbie Williams and the Brazilian voetbalicoon Ronaldo make Thursday in Moscow have made their appearance in the opening ceremony of the world cup in Russia. That has the Wereldvoetbalbond FIFA announced Monday.
“I’ve already done a lot in my career. But the world CHAMPIONSHIPS open for 80,000 supporters in the stadium and many millions of people all over the world is a dream come true,” explains Robbie Williams.
The world cup begins Thursday (17h) with the duel between the host nation and Saudi Arabia. A half-hour before the opening ceremony of start in the Moscow Luzhniki stadium.
The 44-year-old Williams will get vocal support from the Russian opera singer Aida Garifullina (30). They made a name in the famous Maryinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg and is now connected to the Vienna state Opera.
The opening ceremony is always special, highlighted the 41-year-old Ronaldo. “No one knows what the next four weeks will happen. But everyone is sure that it is memorable it will be,” said the former attacker of Inter Milan and Real Madrid.
It is expected that the Russian president Vladimir Putin the opening ceremony to attend.
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